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Exercise: Visual Patience in Transition

Exercise: Visual Patience in Transition Summary:  A decreasing par time exercise where you build in urgency combined with the patience to ensure  you see the sight picture you need see when transitioning between targets of varying difficulty and required sight pictures. Rounds: 150 to 200 roundsDry:   Varied, but expect at least 100.   As with…
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Tactical Performance Center – We train you to hit at the speed of a gunfight.

  Practice Makes Permanent, so do yourself a favor and learn how to practice the right way ASAP. I’m a 3 gunner and I was fortunate be able to make the trip to the Tactical Performance Center recently and I had the best time ever. If you compete in 3 Gun, USPSA or something similar and…
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Practice: Anticipation Therapy, 300 Rounds

Practice: Anticipation Therapy, 300 Rounds Summary:  A practice devoted to eradicating anticipation from the known universeRounds: 300Time: About 2 hours. Required:  Berm,  3 Inch Circle Targets, Blank Sheet of Paper,  1.  We will work our way up to seeing the sights.  2.  Wrist/Cam Pressure – at chest height, 40 rounds.        Key – use safe part of…
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Exercise: Anticipation Be Gone, 100 rounds.

Summary: Anticipation can be tough to kick. Let’s face it straight on with 100 rounds.Rounds: 150 dry, 100 liveDistance: 3 to 7 yards varying with skillTarget: 3 Inch Round Circles (don’t have one, 3 inch square duct tape works)Start Position: Compressed Imminent ThreatDry Variant: Do just the dry part.   Procedure:  Earn your live shots…
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Will competition get you “killed on the streets”??

Summary:  A complete “package” for the defensive shooter includes a triad of shooting skill, mindset, and tactical processes. Competition can greatly aid shooting skill without detracting from mindset or tactical skills.   In particular, competition will help:   your shooting accuracy speed on single and multiple targets, ability to recognize and deal with malfunctions early and…
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Returning To Sight Alignment

Second Purpose of the Grip: Returning to Sight Alignment Ron continues with the Purposes of the Grip.  The first was rising with sights aligned.  Check out the YouTube video on it.  This time he explores the 2nd purpose – “Return to Sight Alignment” Key points:  sight alignment is a function of the grip, as is…
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Our new Handgun Mastery Levels

For 2019 we have re-structured our Handgun Mastery Program to have defined skill levels that students can work thru. This is something we’ve been aiming at for about two years (at least). We’ve moved slowly because we wanted to do it right (or as right as we can sort out how to do). Students aren’t…
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Tactical Performance Center – Why?

We could do other things. Ron is a former law enforcement officer. Ken a serial software entrepreneur.  Why did we start TPC?   What do we believe? Our primary “Why”: We believe skill at arms is an important human skill. We do all we can to advance skill at arms in our students and community. Other…
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Reactive Shooting Science: Calling Shots

May 08, 2018  How do you know where you hit?  If looking at the holes in the target, you are late.  Reactive Shooting Science ™ is about getting the earliest shot that is accurate. It builds on the old adage that “accuracy is final”.  We believe that… and early accuracy is “early final”.  Calling Shots…
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Reactive Shooting Science: Calling Shots

May 08, 2018  How do you know where you hit?  If looking at the holes in the target, you are late.  Reactive Shooting Science ™ is about getting the earliest shot that is accurate. It builds on the old adage that “accuracy is final”.  We believe that… and early accuracy is “early final”.  Calling Shots…
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